Yayoi Kusama is a renowned artist from Japan who is best known for her unique style of art, which includes installations, sculptures, paintings, and performances. She was born in 1929 in Matsumoto City, Nagano Prefecture, and began creating art very young. Kusama moved to the United States in 1957 and quickly gained fame for her avant-garde work. She has been associated with various art movements throughout her career, from Pop Art to Minimalism. Kusama’s artwork often features bright colors, polka dots, and repetitive patterns, all reflecting her interest in themes of repetition, infinity, and the cosmos. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide, and she continues to create groundbreaking and thought-provoking art to this day.
“I Spend Each Day Embracing Flowers” is the newest Yayoi Kusama exhibit housed at the David Zwirner art house in New York City, named after the three colorful oversized flower sculptures on display. This exhibit is free to the public and on view until Friday, July 21, 2023. **The line outside the studio is for the Infinity Room; you don’t have to wait to view the flower and mushroom sculptures. David Zwirner 519, 525, and 533 West 19th St, New York City, NY